New York Post | George A. King III: The Yankees started their group conferences final week, reviews King. These conferences set the tone for the complete offseason, as Brian Cashman not often deviates from the plans specified by October. For instance, two offseasons in the past, we discovered in the course of the group conferences that the staff solely wished Manny Machado if the value was proper, they usually had no actual curiosity in Bryce Harper. Final 12 months, the membership made it clear they’d signal Gerrit Cole irrespective of the associated fee. No rumors have leaked out to this point, however anticipate conversations to revolve round Gleyber Torres, Gary Sánchez, DJ LeMahieu, and the luxurious tax.
NJ.com | Randy Miller: Didi Gregorius made headlines when he stated that he doesn’t anticipate the Yankees to pursue a reunion. Later in the identical interview, he talked about his enjoying time beneath each Joe Girardi and Aaron Boone. From the sounds of it, he most well-liked the previous. “They’re each good managers. For me, the one factor I see totally different is Joe goes extra together with his instincts — that’s what I feel — and Boone goes extra with analytics…I at all times inform individuals I perceive the analytics a part of the sport, however you’ve additionally received a take the guts of the participant. You’ll be able to’t measure that on paper or something.”
Newsday | Erik Boland: With regards to Boone, the Yankees’ supervisor mirrored on the numerous rule adjustments MLB applied within the 2020 season. It seems Boone loved among the modifications, together with seven-inning double headers, and runners beginning on second throughout further innings. Whereas he wasn’t a fan of expanded playoffs and the three-batter minimal, he sounded typically impressed with the tweaks.